Determination Amount of Bisphenol A in Drugs and Water Drinking Container in Khartoum State, Sudan
International Journal of Nutrition and Food Sciences
Volume 4, Issue 6, November 2015, Pages: 609-612
Received: Aug. 8, 2015; Accepted: Sep. 29, 2015; Published: Oct. 15, 2015
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Almoeiz Yousif Hammad, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of medicine, Sudan International University, Khartoum, Sudan
Faris Mohamed Awad, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of medicine, Sudan International University, Khartoum, Sudan
Warda Shukrat Alla Abdelgadir, Food Research Centre, Ministry of Science and Communication, Khartoum, Sudan
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Abstract
In the early 1930s, the British biochemist Edward Charles Dodds tested BPA as an artificial estrogen, but found it to be 37,000 times less effective than estradiol. In this study, BPA concentration in µg/L was measured in different drugs and water sample randomly collected from Khartoum state, Sudan to be analyzed by using UV-Vis spectrophotometer instrument (Model – Shimadzu UV2450). The highest concentration was observed in eye and Eyre drops while the lost concentration found in normal saline infusion. Water sample not recorded any amount of BPA.
Keywords
Bisphenol A (BPA), UV-Vis Spectrophotometer, Nasal Drop, Eye Drop, Eyre Drop, Normal Saline Infusion
To cite this article
Almoeiz Yousif Hammad, Faris Mohamed Awad, Warda Shukrat Alla Abdelgadir, Determination Amount of Bisphenol A in Drugs and Water Drinking Container in Khartoum State, Sudan, International Journal of Nutrition and Food Sciences. Vol. 4, No. 6, 2015, pp. 609-612. doi: 10.11648/j.ijnfs.20150406.12
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